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Denver Nuggets PG Ty Lawson Got Arrested

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Denver Nuggets PG Ty Lawson was arrested Saturday night for physical harassment, apparently he and his girlfriend got into a fight and broke each others phones…This is the second time Lawson has been arrested this year.

As per the Denver Post:

Ty Lawson, the Denver Nuggets’ star point guard, was charged with physical harassment and criminal mischief stemming from a Saturday night domestic violence arrest.

Lawson’s girlfriend, Ashley Nicole Pettiford, was also arrested, Grayson Robinson, Arapahoe County Sheriff told The Denver Post.

A mandatory restraining order was issued after charges were filed surrounding a domestic violence incident, according to court records.

“They were yelling at each other and broke each other’s phones,” Robinson said. “I don’t believe it was physical otherwise.”

Both parties were charged in the incident, Robinson said.

The fight took place in Lawson’s home, Robinson said.

It is unclear who called authorities.

Lawson, 25, appeared in Arapahoe County court Monday to be arraigned on the charges, according to court documents. He is free on a $1,000 bond, according to court records.

Lawson said Monday on Twitter that reports of his arraignment are “20 day old fish.”


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